Trains held up by protesters Train services on the main section of Eastern Railway's Sealdah division was hit for several hours on Tuesday morning due to blockades at Titagarh and Sodepur stations. nitially, workers of a jute mill obstructed trains at Titagarh station to protest non-payment of their salary. Later, a few people obstructed trains at Sodepur station to protest the earlier disruption. As a result, 15 pairs of EMUs were cancelled and several long distance trains were delayed by about two-and-a-half hours.
Delhi flights delayed Morning flights to and from Delhi were delayed by several hours on Tuesday due to dense fog in the Capital. Flights of Indian, Jet Airways, Air Sahara and other airlines were delayed by three hours on an average.
Campus clash Two groups of students clashed in Maulana Azad College on Tuesday over student union activities.
Civic meet The first executive committee meeting of the newly-formed Naba Diganta Industrial Township Authority, which will provide civic services in Salt Lake's Sector V, was held on Tuesday.
Exam complaint Students of an English-medium girls' school in south Calcutta on Tuesday complained that they were given wrong apparatus for their ISC physics practical examinations.
Building collapse Two persons were trapped after a portion of a building on Strand Road, in Burrabazar, collapsed on Tuesday evening. Firemen rescued the two.
To Society for human growth for organising a free health check-up camp